Dane has practiced in commercial law, commercial litigation and insurance law for more than 11 years.
He established the firm in February 2013 after serving as a Senior Associate at another Port Vila firm for 4years.
Prior to Dane and his family moving to Vanuatu in March 2009, he practised as a Barrister – at – Law in the prestigious Culwulla Chambers in Castlereagh Street Sydney, Australia.
Dane commenced his legal career as a Solicitor in the Brisbane firm Bennett & Phillip where he handled civil litigation and insurance law matters before moving to the commercial corporate practise area.
Dane has a high level of experience in all aspects of commercial litigation and corporate transactions & commercial law. He is well versed in the areas of company law, partnership disputes, insolvency, banking and finance litigation. Dane’s extensive experience across a range of industries sees that he is well placed to advise on the legal and commercial issues affecting his clients.
Dane’s background as Barrister – at – Law in prestigious Sydney and Brisbane Chambers is evidence of his advocacy skills and attention to detail.
QUALIFICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
- Diploma of Justice Studies
- Bachelor of Laws
- Graduate Diploma of Legal Practise
- Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland
- Barrister – at – Law of the High Court of Australia
- Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory
- Legal Practitioner Supreme Court of Vanuatu